Trust and Rule
Charles Tilly
Rate this book
Clear rating

Trust and Rule

4.25 of 5 stars 4.25  ·  rating details  ·  4 ratings  ·  0 reviews
Rightly fearing that unscrupulous rulers would break them up, seize their resources, or submit them to damaging forms of intervention, strong networks of trust such as kinship groups, clandestine religious sects, and trade diasporas have historically insulated themselves from political control by a variety of strategies. Drawing on a vast range of comparisons over time and...more
ebook, 214 pages
Published December 19th 2007 by Cambridge University Press (first published October 7th 1999)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Trust and Rule, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Trust and Rule

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-18 of 18)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Rashid marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Alexis is currently reading it
Dec 04, 2013
Megustalibros marked it as to-read
Dec 25, 2012
Pavel is currently reading it
Oct 06, 2012
Daniela Silva
Daniela Silva marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2012
Ai51 added it
Oct 05, 2011
Galen Wiley
Galen Wiley marked it as to-read
Sep 12, 2011
Nick added it
Aug 14, 2011
nanto marked it as to-read
Nov 26, 2010
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Charles Tilly was born on May 27, 1929 in Lombard, Illinois (a Chicago suburb), to an immigrant mother from Wales and into a working class family.Charles Tilly was one of the key figures in the establishment and institutionalization of the subfields of historical sociology, social science history, social movements, and contentious politics within contemporary social science. After a long and proli...more
More about Charles Tilly...
Coercion, Capital and European States: Ad 990 - 1992 Democracy Durable Inequality The Politics of Collective Violence Why?

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »